Mike Mitchell


Steelers Week 9 Missed Tackles Breakdown

Sunday’s 38-35 victory over the Oakland Raiders truly had a little bit of everything, which unfortunately included more missed tackles by the Steelers defense. The good news is that the total for the game was just eight whiffs, the team’s second best mark of the season. The bad news is…


Steelers Win Slugfest With Raiders, 38-35

Facing a must-win game with quarterback Ben Roethlisberger on his way to the hospital to get a foot injury evaluated, and star running Le’Veon Bell watching from home while recovering from surgery, Pittsburgh turned to the one man left that they could count on regardless of the bleak situation. Antonio…


Quick Hits: Steelers Vs Raiders Winners/Losers

What. A. Game. Felt like this one should have been played in the 1970s. WINNERS:  Antonio Brown: I mean, what else can you say? 17 catches, a team record, for 284 yards, also a team record history and second most in regulation. He racked up a 10/180 line in the first…


Steelers Vs. Raiders 2015 Week 9: Game Time, Line, Weather, TV, Injuries & Radio Schedule

2015 Week 9 Oakland Raiders (4-3) vs. Pittsburgh Steelers (4-4) Kickoff: 1 p.m. ET Site: Heinz Field (68,400) • Pittsburgh, Pa. Playing Surface: Natural Grass TV Coverage: CBS-TV (locally KDKA-TV, channel 2) Announcers: Ian Eagle (play-by-play), Dan Fouts (color analyst), Evan Washburn (sideline) Local Radio: Steelers Radio Network – WDVE-FM…


Bengals George Iloka Fined For Hit On Heath Miller

Cincinnati Bengals safety George Iloka was fined just over $23,000 for his illegal hit on Heath Miller last Sunday, the league announced today. According to NFL.com’s Ian Rapoport, Iloka plans to appeal the fine. The fine for #Bengals S George Iloka was for the #Steelers game, not for last night….

Mike Mitchell

Steelers Film Room: Mike Mitchell Vs Bengals

We know have an entire half-season’s body of work upon which to judge Mike Mitchell in comparison to last season. While it’s obvious that much of his playing better has to do with being notably healthier and more in-tuned with the defense and his teammates, I also think he is…

Mike Mitchell

Steelers May Finish Out Week Healthy With Options At Safety

Seventh-year Pittsburgh Steelers safety Mike Mitchell recorded his second interception of the season on Sunday, but he also suffered his first diagnosed concussion as well, which occurred late in the game as he went to make a tackle on a breakaway dump off pass on third and five. During the…


Steelers Rapid Fire Conclusions: 2015 Week Eight

It’s the halfway point of the Pittsburgh Steelers season and the team finds itself wallowing in pools of mediocrity. I don’t know about you but lately it occurs to me what a long strange trip it’s been…already. Has Pittsburgh become just a typical city involved in a typical NFL daydream?…


Mike Mitchell Doubles Down On Celebration Decision

Pittsburgh Steelers safety Mike Mitchell isn’t one who is afraid to speak his mind. And he was very clear with reporters today that he has no problem with his celebration after injuring Cincinnati Bengals wide receiver Marvin Jones in the second quarter Sunday’s game. Several reporters have the quotes. #Mitchell…


Week Eight Steelers Defensive Sack Review

Much was made about the Cincinnati Bengals fearsome offensive line, and the remarkably low number of sacks (6) the unit had allowed heading into Sunday’s game against the Steelers. Instead however it was Pittsburgh that flipped the script, consistently pressuring Andy Dalton all afternoon while sacking him three times. The…